Clifford Gregory

BONHAM - Funeral services for Clifford Dean Gregory, 67, of Bonham will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday at Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home Chapel in Bonham. Brother Gene Owen will officiate the service; interment will follow at Willow Wild Cemetery.

Mr. Gregory was born in Bastrop, La. on January 19, 1946 to Madison Joshway and Lottie Virginia (Roberson) Gregory. He served in the Army National Guard in Arkansas from 1965 to 1971. He married Kathleen Marie Hagan on February 16, 1975 in Las Vegas, Nev. and they made Bonham their home in 1982. He was a long distance truck driver for 27 years prior to driving for the VA Medical Center in Bonham where he retired in 2005.

Survivors include his wife of the home; daughter, Melissa Weissert and husband, Kenny; best grandson Pappy ever had, Hagan "Tooter" McCraw of Bonham; special step-granddaughters, Kelsey Bohannon and husband Scott of Pottsboro, and Brittany Weissert of Bonham; mother-in-law, Jean Hagan of Altoona, Pa.; sisters-in-law, Virginia Shuffield of Cameron, Mary Gregory of Coldspring, Phyllis Gregory of LaPorte, Ellen Gregory of Katy, Mary Ann Hagan of Wells Tannery, Pa.; brothers-in-law, Melvin F. Hagan Jr. of Okinawa, Japan, James Hagan of Brunswick, Md., Jack Hagan of Honolulu, Hawaii; very special woman he called "Mom", Allene Mauldin of Bonham; several nieces, nephews, and cousins, and countless loyal and dedicated friends.

Mr. Gregory was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Hayward, John, Raymond, Dwain, and Dale Gregory; and his father-in-law, Melvin F. Hagan Sr.

Serving as pallbearers will be Bryan Wheless, Mark Wheless, Larry Pratt, Bill Moreland, Gary Moreland, and Garry Anderson. Honorary pallbearers will be Jessie Wheless, Jack Wigington, and Roy Galyon.

The family will receive friends from 6 -8 p.m. on Monday at Cooper- Sorrells Funeral Home in Bonham. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Reba's Ranch House, Texoma Health Foundation, 5036 Reba Drive, Denison, TX 75020.

To convey condolences or sign an online registry, please visit www.coopersorrells.com.

Funeral Home

Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home
2022 North Center Bonham, TX 75418
(903) 583-5555

Published in The Herald Democrat on June 24, 2013